Bryant Dunston and Adrien Moerman didn’t wear the jersey in this match due to their injuries. Also, Shane Larkin who scored 49 points in the match broke the Most-Scoring Player Record in Euroleague history.
Starting the match with Larkin, Micic, Anderson, Singleton, and Pleiss, Anadolu Efes’s first points were Larkin’s 2 three-pointers and Pleiss’s 2 underneath points, and our team was 10-2 ahead at the 2nd minute of the match. After Pleiss’s 4 points, Singleton scored 2 three-pointers and our team was 20-11 ahead at the 5th minute of the match. After Anderson’s underneath points, today’s scoring name Larkin’s consecutive points set the score table to 30-22 at the end of the first quarter. Starting the second quarter with Beaubois’s basket, Anadolu Efes set the score table to 35-22 at the 12th minute with Sertaç’s 3 points. Within the following 2-minute duration, the score table was set to 35-30 and so coach Ergin Ataman called a time-out. Returning from the time-out Larkin scored his 5th three-pointer in the match and Sertaç scored 4 points to set the score table to 42-32 at the 15th minute. In this part of the match, Larkin continued to score and our team was 47-34 ahead in the last 3:30 minutes of the quarter. After Sertaç and Larkin’s points, our team continued to score with Anderson and Singleton and head into the changing rooms 57-40 ahead.
Starting the second half with Pleiss’s basket, our team was 59-42 ahead at the 21st minute of the match. At 22:30 the score table was set to 59-48 and so coach Ergin Ataman called a time-out. Returning from the time-out Larkin scored consecutive 11points and set the score table to 70-56 at the 26th minute of the match. After Singleton’s 2 points from the free-throw line, Simon and Sertaç scored and our team was 76-58 ahead at the end of the third quarter. Starting the final quarter with Peters’s basket, Beaubois scored a fancy alley-oop dunk at the 32nd minute and raised the score difference to 19 points: 80-61. While our 82nd point was scored by Larkin, Sertaç’s underneath points raised the score difference to 20 points and our team head into the television time-out 84-64 ahead. After Sertaç’s 4 points, our team was 88-64 ahead at the 35th minute. Larkin’s three-pointer at 37:30 set the score table to 91-68, then he scored his 41st point and equalized the record of most-points in Euroleague. Then he scored a layup as well and while scoring his 43rd point, he earned the title of the Most-Points Scoring Player of Euroleague at the 28th minute of the match. After Beaubois’s basket, Peters scored a three-pointer as well and then Larkin scored 2 more three-pointers, scored a total of 49 points in the match and extended his record, and Anadolu Efes won the match 104-75 in this record-breaking night.